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E-SCOOTER sharing startup Neuron Mobility hopes to whizz past its competition with a new e-scooter designed and built in-house.

FORD Motor Co said on Thursday that it will join the mushrooming micro-mobility movement with the acquisition of two-year-old Spin, an electric scooter rental firm based in San Francisco.

[DETROIT] Ford Motor said on Thursday it will join the mushrooming micro-mobility movement with the acquisition of 2-year-old Spin, an electric scooter rental firm based in San Francisco.

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SINGAPORE-based transportation startup Beam has snagged US$6.4 million in seed funding to launch a shared mobility platform in Singapore and Asia, starting with e-scooters.

SINGAPORE'S pavements are about to get a lot more crowded. Beam, founded by the former Asian chief for Chinese bike-sharing giant Ofo Inc, has raised US$6.4 million from investors including...

E-scooter users will have to register their devices from the second half of this year (2018) as the Government tries to rein in reckless riders.